Lisbon, May 5 : Porto’s veteran Spanish goalkeeper Iker Casillas on Thursday expressed his happiness following his former football club Real Madrid’s qualification to the final of the UEFA Champions League.
In a video posted on his social media account, the 34-year-old said that the Madrilenian inside him is very happy, and wished the team another success in the final to be played on May 28 at Milan’s San Siro stadium against Atletico Madrid, reports Efe.
As for the other semi-final match between Atletico Madrid and Bayern Munich, Casillas said “Bayern Munich v. Atletico Madrid was a good game and well contested. Two missed penalties, the goalkeepers were very good. Jan Oblak is having a good season and congratulations to Atletico for getting to the final.”
The 2010 FIFA World Cup winner also highlighted developments in La Liga and expressed disappointment over Levante’s relegation.
Casillas also wished good luck to Villarreal against Liverpool in the second leg of the Europa League semi-finals and also to Sevilla against Shakhtar Donetsk.